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Edible Garden: Fall Planting BasicsJoin us to learn basic tips to help you transition to a fall garden! Whether you are growing in containers or raised beds, or just beginning your gardening journey, this workshop will give you some great tips on what to plant and how to make your crops successful for harvest.
Native Plant Workshops
Exploring Natives and Pollinators
In this short video we share the importance of native plant habitat and the fauna that depend on them. We talk about butterflies, birds and we even take a quick glance at what is an understory. Watch the video on Facebook and Instagram TV.
Getting to Know Encelia Californica
Join us this spring as we explore our Coastal Sage Scrub habitat in a new series, Getting to Know Your Natives. We will highlight one plant in each workshop, including planting tips, basic botany, relationship building, and simple ways to incorporate them into your moments of joy. This March, join us as we get to know California Bush Sunflower or Encelia Californica. Watch the video on Facebook and InstagramTV.
Fall Planting Basics
Fall is here and we are excited to share with you some of the native plants you can grow. We will talk annual wildflowers, purchasing native plants, and we will demonstrate a planting of mugwort up at Longview Point! We hope these basics will encourage you to incorporate natives into your landscaping or garden. Watch the video on Facebook and Instagram TV.
Native Plant Diversity in Urban Settings
In this three-part conversation with special guest Timothy Jones, we discuss connecting to the land in urban settings and we explore different ways we can encourage our youth to venture outdoors and become stewards of the land. Watch the videos on Facebook or Instagram TV.
Native Plant Container Gardening
Explore the possibilities of growing and tending to native plants in containers with the digital Native Plant Container Gardening workshop. Watch the video on Facebook or Instagram TV.
Edible Garden Workshops
Upcoming: Fall Planting Basics
Join us to learn basic tips to help you transition to a fall garden! Whether you are growing in containers or raised beds, or just beginning your gardening journey, this workshop will give you some great tips on what to plant and how to make your crops successful for harvest.
Join us on Facebook and Instagram TV on Thursday October 21 at 2pm.
DIY Worm Compost Bin
Learn about one of nature's decomposition processes and make friends with...worms! This vermicomposting workshop will teach you how to make your own worm composting bin and how to use it to reduce waste and create nutrients for your garden from your food scraps. Watch the workshop on Facebook and Instagram TV.
Summer Planting Basics
View the Summer Planting Basics workshop on Facebook and Instagram TV to learn about the basic steps to starting a summer garden, from selecting and planting heat-loving plants, to harvesting.
View the Upcycled Planters workshop on Facebook and Instagram TV to learn how to make planters out of recycled materials. In this online garden class we focus on aluminum cans and plastic bottles. If you will be following along you will need plastic bottle or aluminum can, knife, hammer and nail, potting soil, and seeds or plant (optional).